Wombats: The Base Hostel


The Base is a very highly rated hostel in Vienna and is run by Wombats, the highest rated hostel chain in the world. The hostel is centrally located, just two blocks from Mariahilfer Strasse, Vienna's main shopping strip, and five minutes from the main train station. Wombat's other hostel in Vienna is The Lounge.

The Hostel

Rooms at The Base come in single, double, and 3-6 beds. Prices start at €17 for a bunk, €25 for a double, and €50 for a single and include include linens, free city maps, and a complimentary drink at the hostel pub. A breakfast buffet is available for €3.50 and towels can be purchased for €6.50.

Hostel Facilities

Facilities at The Base include ensuite shower and toilets, free room lockers, washing and drying machines, pool table, fusball table, internet access, luggage room, guest kitchen, and bar with terrace. Friendly hostel staff is also ready to help guests rent bikes and inline skates, book a tour, and find out what is going on in Vienna.